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The crucible [videorecording (DVD)]
The crucible [videorecording (DVD)]
Publication Information:
Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2004.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note (Repeatable):
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1996. Based on the play by Arthur Miller. Bonus features: Commentary by Nicholas Hytner and Arthur Miller; making-of featurette; a conversation with Daniel Day-Lewis and Arthur Miller; theatrical trailer.
Main titles -- Secret meeting -- Sickness -- John Proctor -- Accusations -- Judges -- Hysteria -- Arrests -- Taking names -- Mary's deposition -- Goody Proctor's testimony -- To tell the truth -- Hangings -- Confessions -- John's decision -- End titles.
A group of teenage girls meets in the woods at midnight for a secret ceremony. When the ceremony is witnessed by the town minister, the girls are accused of witchcraft. Soon the entire village is consumed by hysteria, and innocent victims are put on trial, leading to a devastating climax.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1), Dolby digital 5.1, Dolby surround sound.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13.
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